Some days are easier when it comes to getting out the door on time. At school, students are meeting teachers and will soon be studying new material. If a child changes schools, there are new classmates to get to know and friends to make. After school, there's the rush to extracurricular sports and clubs. Nights have to be structured to allow time for homework.
9NEWS psychologist Dr. Max Wachtel says preparation and communication are key to making a smooth transition...[read more and watch video...]